DNS on other server / email problem

Discussion in 'General' started by vito80ba, Oct 6, 2011.

  1. vito80ba

    vito80ba New Member

    Hi all,
    I've setup on my VPS ISPConfig with success.
    I use another server/provider to manage domain & dns. On their dns controlpanel I've

    *	A	0	
    mail	A	0	
    manage	A	0	
    mx1	A	0	
    pop3	A	0	
    smtp	A	0	
    www	A	0	
    www2	A	0	
    www3	A	0	
    mail	MX	10	
    mx1	MX	10	
    Than on my VPS server ( I created domain and configured email addresses,
    but when I try to test the address (with my personal account) sending an email to [email protected]
    I obtain
    Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently:
        [email protected]
    Technical details of permanent failure:
    DNS Error: Domain name not found
    What's the matter?
  2. Mark_NL

    Mark_NL Member

    What's the domain we're talking about here?
  3. vito80ba

    vito80ba New Member

  4. Mark_NL

    Mark_NL Member

    mark:~ mark$ host promond.it 
    promond.it has address
    mark:~ mark$ host www.promond.it 
    www.promond.it has address
    looks good, check what you get when you run this on your server:
    ping promond.it
    ping mail.promond.it
    host promond.it
    host mail.promond.it
    cat /etc/resolve.conf

    this is strange though:
    mark:~ mark$ host mail.promond.it 
    mail.promond.it has address
    mail.promond.it mail is handled by 10
  5. vito80ba

    vito80ba New Member

    Thank's for your patience.
    Here the results:

    # ping promond.it
    PING promond.it ( 56(84) bytes of data.
    64 bytes from vmi4014.giga-dns.com ( icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=0.014 ms

    # ping mail.promond.it
    PING mail.promond.it ( 56(84) bytes of data.

    host promond.it
    promond.it has address

    host mail.promond.it
    mail.promond.it has address
    mail.promond.it mail is handled by 10

    On my server there isn't a file called resolve.conf

  6. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    The file is /etc/resolv.conf.

    There's no MX record for your domain - please create one:

    mh1:~# dig mx promond.it
    ; <<>> DiG 9.3.4 <<>> mx promond.it
    ;; global options:  printcmd
    ;; Got answer:
    ;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 48198
    ;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 0, AUTHORITY: 1, ADDITIONAL: 0
    ;promond.it.                    IN      MX
    promond.it.             640     IN      SOA     ns1.netsons.com. admin.netsons.com. 1 640 300 604800 600
    ;; Query time: 95 msec
    ;; SERVER:
    ;; WHEN: Fri Oct  7 11:32:09 2011
    ;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 85
  7. vito80ba

    vito80ba New Member

    Thank's to all.
    Solved :)


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